︎︎︎ Nicola Maye Goldberg

︎ Feb 11, 2023

All night my sorrow
grows like a dead girl’s fingernails

In my dream I swim inside a cloud
sewn from my doctor’s fine white hair

My doctor’s clean white hands
holding me still

Nicola Maye Goldberg is the author of Other Women and Nothing Can Hurt You. She lives in New York City. 

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